Lex-Care: Man needs $500 to pay rent and avoid eviction

Angela Wallace, a social worker at Independence Place, is working with a client who needs $500 to pay his rent. The client has fallen on hard times as a result of recent medical bills and co-pays, combined with a lack of budgeting skills. He has taken steps to participate in budgeting classes to become better prepared for paying bills and cutting unnecessary expenses. The client currently has an eviction notice.

You can help: Lex-Care Inc., P.O. Box 1328, Lexington, Ky., 40588. Contact Lex-Care at (859) 699-9859, or